33rd Annual Merchant Marine Convention & Reunion – 2019



AMMV 33rd National Convention

*** March 20th – 24th, 2019 ***



4860 West Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL, 33609


Hotel Reservations:

Special AMMV rate: $142 + tax per night

Reservations via phone: (866) 912-1041; group code: Merchant Marine

To make reservations online, please use this link:



Hotel Information:

24-hour room service available; Shula’s Steakhouse onsite for breakfast & dinner; outdoor rooftop heated pool (6 a.m. – 10 p.m.); fitness center 24/7; complimentary guestroom internet; 3.3 miles from Tampa International Airport (free airport shuttle service 5 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. – call (813) 286-4400, or estimated $20 taxi ride)

Guests can modify or cancel a reservation up to 48 hours in advance; however, please note your original reservation must be made by February 26th, 2019 to obtain our group rate (subject to availability); therefore, attendees are encouraged to not delay in making reservations.



Click HERE for pdf-fillable 2019 Registration Form

Entertainment & Activities:

Harbor dinner cruise (March 21st) will be aboard the yacht

Starship I

Patriotic Dinner (March 22nd) will feature entertainment by

Sally & Roy Langwah


TBD activities (March 23rd) will be held on & near the WWII vessel

S/S American Victory

“We are excited to announce that we will be participating in a very special event aboard the SS American Victory. Details will follow and this promises to be a fantastic event!”

Click HERE to view Press Release of Rita Cosby
attending AMMV 33rd National Convention

Click HERE for information on our guest speakers

To view the 2019 Commemorative Magazine, click HERE